Full Job Description
The Bar Back ensures that the bar is running smoothly by providing the bars with the proper tools, supplies, and products needed to perform at an optimum level at all times. This includes learning the food, cocktail, beer, and wine list to assist with our bar guests as needed.
Ensure guest satisfaction by smiling and engaging with our guests
Restock liquor, mixers, beer, bottled water, supplies, and garnishes behind bar as needed
Occasionally change soda bibs
Perform bussing responsibilities such as clearing empty glassware and trash from bar top and machines
Maintain overall appearance and cleanliness of the bar (i.e. wipe down surfaces, push stools in, clean area around bar, arrange and clean bottles, drink and food menus, condiments, etc.)
Perform sweeping and clean-ups of spills as needed
Clean glassware according to dish-washing procedures and re-stock
Check and re-stock ice bins
Practice Sanitation and Safety principles while in the kitchen and restaurant, including Health Code compliance.
Proper handling of guest issues or complaints and alert management if guest satisfaction is not met.
Ensure the proper conditions of all equipment and facilities, alerting management when repairs are needed.
Clearing dishes/glassware from bar top- already said earlier
Assist the Bartenders by pouring Beers and learning our cocktail menu
Removing and carrying buss tubs to the BOH dishwashing station when full
Following all guidelines and Service Standards of our company
Knowledge of safety, sanitation, and accident prevention principles.
Basic math skills necessary to make change including addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division.
Must speak and read occupational English
Must be able to multi-task well and work well under pressure.
Previous bar environment knowledge preferred
Must have a great attitude and willing to work hard
Must have excellent people skills
Must be able to stand and walk swiftly for extended periods of time, bend to obtain items near the floor, carry service trays over their head, and lift up to 50 lbs with or without assistance.
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